Posts tagged "urban outfitters"

Your Granny’s Spaniels Plates

For all the weird things about your grandmother’s house—the rampant use of doilies, the weird macaroni-like smell, the plastic-encased couch—there was a certain charm to it all. Channel that now…

Leonora Epstein | March 11, 2010 - 2:50 pm

It’s Nice When A Collaboration Doesn’t Suck

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to be free of lame collaboration overload. Kristin Reiter and Valerie Killeen, aka Bleachblack, have joined forces with Urban Outfitters

Erin Flaherty | March 10, 2010 - 7:40 pm

Wedding Bells Are Ringing At Urban Outfitters

Most brides-to-be wouldn’t think to add Urban Outfitters to their shopping list while prepping for their upcoming nuptials, but the brand wants that to change. As part of their new…

Bianca Posterli | March 5, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Behind The Scenes: How Urban Mass Produces Vintage

While Urban is big on bringing the completely new with its collab-happy creations, the company also does its fair share of recycling the old. If you’ve ever walked into your…

Leonora Epstein | March 2, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Win This! V-Day Gifts From Urban Outfitters

Happy almost-Valentine’s Day! Whether you’re single or taken, The Frisky wants to be your Valentine. Look for a contest each day leading up to Feb. 14. Prizes will include makeup,

The Frisky | February 7, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Quotable: Urban Outfitters Says “Obama/Black” Was The Result Of Computer Error, Not Company Racism

“Many customers have brought to our attention one of the color names listed for our BDG Burnout Henley, and rightfully so. We screwed up, and are sincerely sorry. The burnout…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 4, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Get A Jump On Spring Jumpers

We have a hunch that jumpers are going to make another appearance this spring. Our guess: they’ll go less girly and get more edgy. As a preview of what’s to…

Leonora Epstein | February 3, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Urban Outfitters Has Its Own Version Of Trashgate

Just a week ago, the world learned that in addition to Walmart, H&M stores (in NYC at least) destroy unsold clothes instead of donating the perfectly good, unused items to…

Bianca Posterli | January 13, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Check This Out: Lizzie Fortunato For Urban Outfitters

A sweet story can make already-cute jewelry just that much more special. Behold Urban Outfitters’ latest accessories collab with sister-design team Lizzie Forunato. The line, called Hope Marian, is named…

Leonora Epstein | January 6, 2010 - 8:00 pm

New Year’s Fun: Confettisystem’s Pinatas And Urban Outfitters Collab

They say New Year’s Eve is always a letdown, so why not let your guests take out their frustration at the party? Check out Confettisystem’s sparkly pinatas, which double as…

Leonora Epstein | December 18, 2009 - 12:20 pm

Cheapskate: Urban Outfitters

There are three things we love about Urban Outfitters: it usually has several iterations of trend pieces per season, the designer collaborations are pretty awesome, and almost everything goes on…

Annika Harris | December 3, 2009 - 8:10 pm

Urban Outfitters’ Ornament Flask: A Gift That Spreads Holiday Cheer

There are two types of holiday partiers: those who drink to enhance the merry quality of the season and those who drink to escape the torture of it. If you…

Leonora Epstein | November 11, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Review: Sea Of Shoes For Urban Outfitters Holiday Collection

The second round of Jane Aldridge (the teenage Texan behind the blog Sea of Shoes) for Urban Outfitters footwear is out and we’re still, sadly, underwhelmed. The holiday collection is…

Lily Q | October 22, 2009 - 7:45 pm

Success! Hipsters Save Polaroid!

It’s been weighing heavily on many a hipster’s soul that one of their favored methods of capturing narcissism—the Polaroid camera—would come to a bitter end when Kodak announced that they…

Leonora Epstein | October 14, 2009 - 12:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Behold “Crazy Cat Lady,” The Board Game

Let me guess—all the crazy cat lady game pieces in the oh-so-ironic “Crazy Cat Lady Game” are single? [Urban Outfitters]
A former patient of Dr. Phil McGraw, Oprah’s self-help guru,…

Jessica Wakeman | October 8, 2009 - 8:45 pm

Quick Pic: Missed A Spot

Shaving disaster much? Introducing mohawks for your legs. [$88, Urban Outfitters]…

Leonora Epstein | August 20, 2009 - 8:20 pm

Can The Hipsters Save Polaroid?

When earlier this year Polaroid announced that it would stop producing its instant photo film and cameras, Girl Talk concerts came to a screeching halt and American Apparel model wannabes…

Leonora Epstein | August 18, 2009 - 8:10 pm

Urban Outfitters Lets You Build Your Own Bike

Just when we thought Urban Outfitters had completed their retail domination scheme upon entering into housewares and hobby supplies, they proved us wrong by opening an online bike shop. And,…

Lily Q | July 28, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Cheapskate: 10 Under $10 At Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters is having a mega sale online right now and there’s tons of cool and cute stuff under $10. We know the economy is in the crapper right now,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 14, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Sea Of Shoes Drowning In Unoriginality

We were excited (and a bit jealous) about 17-year-old fashion blogger Jane Aldridge’s Urban Outfitters shoe collaboration. Now the pictures are out and we’re just bored. So bored.

Lily Q | June 24, 2009 - 8:40 pm